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Richard Schuett


Richard is an associate in the business law group at Dickinson Wright. He is developing a broad practice in the areas of corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, banking, corporate finance, and franchise matters.

Richard joined our Toronto office as a summer student in 2018 and returned as an articling student in 2019 and 2020. Before joining Dickinson Wright, Richard graduated with his Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa. During law school, Richard was a research assistant for the Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy. Outside of law school, Richard worked in the office of a Canadian Member of Parliament, conducting research and advising on matters including privacy and pharmaceutical matters.

Prior to law school, Richard graduated from Western University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees.   

Education & Credentials


University of Ottawa

J.D., 2019

Western University

M.A., 2016

Western University

B.A., 2015

Bar Admission

  • Ontario

Professional Involvement

  • Ontario Bar, 2020


  • Co-Author, "Options for Growing a Franchise System,” Canadian Franchising Magazine, April 2023
  • Author, "Toronto’s New Vacant Home Tax – Deadline Fast Approaching,” Dickinson Wright All Things Canada Blog, January 2023
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